List of North American events, tradeshows, and conferences.
The Republic of the Congo’s forests are part of the vast Congo Basin rainforest – second only to the Amazon in size. Photo by Rhett A. Butler.
A new study finds an uptick in Congo deforestation with the application of sustainable management principles. But other researchers say it's not so simple. more
Feb 1, 2016 3:00 PM Features
The Forest Stewardship Council is the world's pre-eminent forest-products certification body, but companies selling FSC-certified products keep getting caught violating its standards. more
Jan 25, 2016 11:00 AM Features
FPAC member companies have agreed to follow an innovative approach to sustainable forest management that takes its cue from nature. The NRV approach harvests timber in patterns similar to the impact of wind, fire, insects, and natural disturbances. more
Jan 18, 2016 12:00 PM Features
More than ever, foresters are using their smart devices to collect field information. With foresters using smart devices more and more, the number of apps designed specifically for the forest industry has grown substantially. Here are just a few... more
Jan 11, 2016 9:00 AM Product Watch
“If I hire you to sell my timber, will I get my money’s worth?” It is a question that every consulting forester has been asked. Yes, foresters are indeed worth the money. But can we prove that with hard analytical data? more
Jan 6, 2016 12:30 PM Features
Long before global environmentalists had even heard of the oil sands, their Canadian target of predilection was the forest industry. more
Jan 6, 2016 10:00 AM Features